Recall: Bar stools
On 2018-01-18, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) published a recall regarding Bar stools due to a potential fall hazard. This product sold new beginning in March 2017 for about $85 to $115.
About 500 units are involved in this bar stool recall. Learn more and find out what to do if you own this product below.
This was the 1st recall of products in the Chairs, Stools & Benches category in 2018.
Since 2005, there have been approximately 70 similar recalls,
involving about 2 million product units.
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What is the problem?
The stool seat can loosen or break off at the base, posing a fall hazard to the user.
How can I tell if I own this product?
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What should I do if I own this recalled product?
First, stop using the item.
Then, add the item to a free, private Items I Own account. This will enable you to easily access the CPSC and recalling company's remedy instructions as well as track your progress toward getting the item returned or fixed. Click "I Own THIS Item" to continue.
The CPSC provides the following remedy information:
Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled bar stools and contact Hillsdale Furniture for a full refund. The firm is contacting all known purchasers directly.
Incidents & Injuries Reported as of Recall Date
The firm has received nine reports of the stool seat detaching from the base. No injuries have been reported.
+WeMakeItSafer cautions consumers that recalled items may have been acquired at different locations, prices and times than specified in the CPSC recall announcement. This is especially true for items purchased in online marketplaces, resale shops or yard sales. More information may be available at CPSC.gov.
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